D2X and Micro Nikkor 200/4 AF-D - Some Macros

Discussion in 'Nikon DX DSLR' started by smera, Aug 11, 2005.

  1. smera


    Aug 11, 2005
    Hello Friends,

    These were obtained in the bothanical garden of Santos, Brazil, a place specialized in orchid breeding. The Toucan shot was hand-held and I could only save this one after trying more than 57 frames due to motion blur.

    The Crocodile eye was also a difficult one and, while you can see some fuzziness maybe due to the mirror slap, it is still a usable shot.

    The Micro Nikkor 200/4 is an absolutely top performer coupled with the D2X. Will post some more with de PC Micro Nikkor 85/2.8 latter.

    Hope you enjoy.




  2. The last one is incredible! Bravo!
    I love that lens/camera combo.
  3. PGB


    Jan 25, 2005
    Damn, those are great!!!!

    Very impressive
  4. Really like that last image. They are very colorful birds and you have really captured a great image.
  5. That first image does it for me!

  6. Steve S

    Steve S

    Feb 1, 2005
    SE Florida
    Very, very nice work, Roberto

    These are all excellent shots. Say, are those French ducks? :wink: They do seem to be "French" kissing! :shock:
  7. Flew


    Jan 25, 2005
    I have to agree on the quality of the 200 micro Roberto. I have the Tamron 180, but have shot with Patrick's 200, and it is a very fine lens.

    Speaking of fine, these images are excellent. 8)
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